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Olympia, Greece Weather: Temperature and Climate

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Olympia is a small town on the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece. Olympia was where the first ancient Olympic Games took place. Important and well-known sites at Olympia include the Temple of Zeus and Hera, the Ancient Stadium, and the workshop of Phidas.

The climate of Olympia, Greece is classified as Mediterranean, which means summers are typically hot and dry and winters are mild with more precipitation. The coldest months in Olympia are January and February. The rainiest months are generally between September and March. July and August are the hottest months of the year in Olympia.

This weather forecast in Olympia, Greece, will vary from year to year. The averages that you see below represent historical weather data. Here is the typical weather forecast throughout the year for Olympia, Greece:

January

  • Temperature: 42.8° F (6° C) – 57.2° F (14° C)
  • Precipitation: 116 mm
  • Climate: 13 days of rain on average, 9.9 hours of daylight per day, 5 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 2, water temperature 60.8° F (16° C)
  • Humidity: 69%

February

  • Temperature: 42.8° F (6° C) – 57.2° F (14° C)
  • Precipitation: 93 mm
  • Climate: 12 days of rain on average, 10.8 hours of daylight per day, 5 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 3, water temperature 59° F (15° C)
  • Humidity: 66%

March

  • Temperature: 44.6° F (7° C) – 62.6° F (17° C)
  • Precipitation: 70 mm
  • Climate: 10 days of rain on average, 12 hours of daylight per day, 6 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 5, water temperature 59° F (15° C)
  • Humidity: 66%

April

  • Temperature: 50° F (10° C) – 66.2° F (19° C)
  • Precipitation: 45 mm
  • Climate: 9 days of rain on average, 13.2 hours of daylight per day, 8 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 6, water temperature 60.8° F (16° C)
  • Humidity: 63%

May

  • Temperature: 57.2° F (14° C) – 75.2° F (24° C)
  • Precipitation: 22 mm
  • Climate: 6 days of rain on average, 14.2 hours of daylight per day, 10 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 8, water temperature 66.2° F (19° C)
  • Humidity: 62%

June

  • Temperature: 62.6° F (17° C) – 80.6° F (27° C)
  • Precipitation: 8 mm
  • Climate: 2 days of rain on average, 14.7 hours of daylight per day, 11 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 9, water temperature 71.6° F (22° C)
  • Humidity: 61%

July

  • Temperature: 66.2° F (19° C) – 84.2° F (29° C)
  • Precipitation: 6 mm
  • Climate: 14.5 hours of daylight per day, 13 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 10, water temperature 75.2° F (24° C)
  • Humidity: 60%

August

  • Temperature: 66.2° F (19° C) – 86° F (30° C)
  • Precipitation: 8 mm
  • Climate: 1 day of rain on average, 13.6 hours of daylight per day, 12 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 9, water temperature 78.8° F (26° C)
  • Humidity: 61%

September

  • Temperature: 62.6° F (17° C) – 80.6° F (27° C)
  • Precipitation: 27 mm
  • Climate: 3 days of rain on average, 12.4 hours of daylight per day, 10 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 7, water temperature 73.4° F (23° C)
  • Humidity: 62%

October 

  • Temperature: 55.4° F (13° C) – 73.4° F (23° C)
  • Precipitation: 102 mm
  • Climate: 8 days of rain on average, 11.2 hours of daylight per day, 7 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 5, water temperature 71.6° F (22° C)
  • Humidity: 67% 

November

  • Temperature: 50° F (10° C) – 66.2° F (19° C)
  • Precipitation: 131 mm
  • Climate: 12 days of rain on average, 10.2 hours of daylight per day, 5 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 3, water temperature 68° F (20° C)
  • Humidity: 70%

December

  • Temperature: 44.6° F (7° C) – 59° F (15° C)
  • Precipitation: 148 mm
  • Climate: 14 days of rain on average, 9.6 hours of daylight per day, 4 hours of sunshine per day, UV-index 2, water temperature 64.4° F (18° C)
  • Humidity: 70%

Olympia, Greece has a Mediterranean climate that offers mild winters with more precipitation and warm, dry summer months.

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